Science is properly more scrupulous than dogma. Dogma gives a charter to mistake but the very breath of science is a contest with mistake and must keep the conscience alive.
Wear a smile and have friends wear a scowl and have wrinkles.
And when a woman’s will is as strong as the man’s who wants to govern her half her strength must be concealment.
No story is the same to us after a lapse of time or rather we who read it are no longer the same interpreters.
Our deeds still travel with us from afar and what we have been makes us what we are.
Marriage must be a relation either of sympathy or of conquest.
The important work of moving the world forward does not wait to be done by perfect men.
An election is coming. Universal peace is declared and the foxes have a sincere interest in prolonging the lives of the poultry.
Animals are such agreeable friends – they ask no questions they pass no criticisms.
The reward of one duty is the power to fulfill another.